Our Team

IPERC is helmed by proven innovators and veterans of the energy industry. Our senior leadership draws upon decades of experience in design, development and delivery of intelligent microgrid solutions.

Erik Svanholm - IPERC Chief Executive Officer


Chief Executive Officer

Erik leads operations and administration at IPERC, as well as strategic and financial planning. Prior to joining IPERC, Erik worked in corporate finance, strategic planning and business intelligence at innovative companies in several industries.

DR. Darrell Massie - IPERC Founder & Chief Technology Officer


Founder & Chief Technology Officer

Prior to founding IPERC, Darrell served as a commissioned officer in the US Army Corps of Engineers for 26 years, retiring as a Lieutenant Colonel. He was a Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the United States Military Academy, West Point, New York.  Darrell has extensive experience in cybersecurity, financial and technology strategies and advanced energy system control systems.

Peter Curtiss, P.E. - IPERC Applied Technology Director


Applied Technology Director

Peter has worked with IPERC since its inception as the leader of our development team located in Colorado. Peter has extensive experience in building energy systems, renewable energy technology, and distributed generation systems.

Brad Luyster - IPERC Director of Business Development


Director of Business Development

Brad has spent the majority of his 30 years in the power and energy industry in various roles from selling electrical products to managing large business units in Fortune 1000 companies. His background gives him a unique view of Smart Grid and Microgrid technologies.